The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 56 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.48% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +64.21%
Security Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
612 830 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.15% 95.84% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 440 369
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 28 16
Median hourly rate £13.45 £27.44 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +103.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (30.00%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Solaris
3 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) CISSP
3 7 (23.33%) Legal
4 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 6 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.67%) F5
5 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (16.67%) VLAN
5 5 (16.67%) Information Security
5 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) SAP
7 3 (10.00%) Law
8 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) SIEM
8 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) VLAN
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 7 (23.33%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Solaris
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.67%) Data Security
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (6.67%) SIEM
3 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Analytics
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Qualys